The classes are designed to consolidate the language and act as a springboard for conversation and writing tasks.
Each unit follows the pattern:
an introductory page with learning objectives * two main lessons covering grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation and work skills * one functional lesson, which develops useful communication skills and includes strategies for developing speaking and listening skills * one lesson of motivational skills consolidation based on a BBC DVD clip.
They act as a springboard for other speaking and writing tasks.
The unit culminates with a Look Back page of exercises.
Every Student Book has:
From 10 to 12 units with 90 to 120 hours of didactic material (depending on the level) * Comprehensive Language Bank with detailed explanations and extra practice.
Photo bank to enlarge the vocabulary.
Audio and video scripts.
Refreshed with new visuals and text, including content from the BBC and other sources.
A revised vocabulary program with more language retraining.
Clear signage on the page to facilitate teaching and learning.
The DVD does:
BBC clips and interviews, and audio material for use in class.
The second edition of MyEnglishLab for Speakout offers a fully integrated and personalized learning environment that benefits both teachers and students.
Interactive workbook with instant feedback and automatic notebook.
A common bug report that highlights the mistakes students make.
Tips and feedback that guide participants to the reference materials and encourage them to develop their own responses.
Extra practice in grammar, vocabulary and skills.
Unit and performance testing.
End of course and mid-year tests.
BBC interviews and interactive BBC interview worksheets.